VW Routan

2009 Volkswagen Routan – Click above for high-res image gallery The Volkswagen Routan's "German Engineering" ad campaign has provided plenty of irony-laced comedic fodder for the Autoblog water-cooler, and VW's own press release doesn't help, heralding the Routan as "a stylish...

- Reviewed by Damon Lavrinc


2012 Volkswagen Routan
MSRP: $27,020 - $44,280
2011 Volkswagen Routan
MSRP: $26,930 - $43,240
2010 Volkswagen Routan
MSRP: $25,900 - $42,500
2009 Volkswagen Routan
MSRP: $25,200 - $38,500
18k VW Routan minivans added to ignition switch recall list

We've had a brief reprieve recently from automakers suffering from ignition switch issues, but the problems have reared their ugly head, again. This time it's not from General Motors; instead, the 2009 model year Volkswagen Routan is getting swept up in Fiat Chrysler Automobile's recent repairs for some minivan models. This campaign covers 18,526 examples of the vans in the US because the key could turn in the ignition, causing the engine to shut off and powering off the airbags, power steering
The cars that won't live to see 2015 [w/video] [UPDATE]

Every year in the fast-paced automotive industry brings new models, but it also spells the end for some that have been less successful. This year will be no exception.
Volkswagen says goodbye to Eos, Routan in 2015 updates

Usually automakers announce changes to their lineup individually on a vehicle-by-vehicle basis, but sometimes it all comes at once – especially when the changes are ones we either expected or might not otherwise notice. That's the path Volkswagen has gone with changes to its US lineup for 2015.

For Sale

2009 Volkswagen Routan
$12,491 / 76,526 miles / NJ
2012 Volkswagen Routan
$18,500 / 43,000 miles / NY
2010 Volkswagen Routan
$12,995 / 56,832 miles / NY
"Although tardy to the minivan scene, the new Routan does give Volkswagen a vehicle with first-rate mechanical credentials, distinctive visual character and the kind of comfort and convenience elements that should help boost its overall appeal to anyone who is considering a minivan purchase.
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